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Johnson & Johnson

Manager Environment, Health, Safety and Sustainability

Posted Oct 17, 2022
Job ID: JJJP00012624
6 months
(Nov 1, 2022 - Apr 30, 2023)
40 hrs/week
Payrate range
Application Deadline: Nov 1, 2022 12:00 PM

Manager Environment, Health, Safety and Sustainability

Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability (EH&S), as part of the J&J Supply Chain, is currently recruiting for a Mentor (J&J Medical Devices) site EH&S lead.

This manager EH&S will seek to optimize EH&S resource deployment against strategic objectives together with Mentor Leadership and is also part of the Johnson & Johnson (J&J) Netherlands EH&S team. This person will routinely interface with multiple internal business stakeholders including the 3 other J&J Site EH&S leads within the Netherlands. This role will also interface with external stakeholders like governmental bodies.                     


Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to the following- applying to both roles: 

  • Develop together with the Mentor leadership, EH&S objectives for the site in line with the corporate objectives;
  • Be accountable for successful implementation of EH&S services to the mentor organization and to customers in support of business objectives; 
  • Conducts periodic EH&S performance and service satisfaction reviews with General Manager, and Site leaders; 
  • Creates value by driving greater efficiency and standardization in the deployment of EHS&S resources, processes, procedures and programs; 
  • Accountable for delivery of agreed-to site EH&S performance plans; 
  • Builds and manages a lean, highly competent EH&S support team that delivers superior EH&S services;
  • Lead in- and external audits and inspections (for example ISO 14001-2015, J&J EHS&S Comprehensive Audits, governmental inspections);
  • Continuously monitors all EHS&S aspects of the Mentor site, providing EH&S direction. The person is part of the Mentor Site Management Board team; 
  • Leads and executes administrative activities including Talent Management, Budget Management, Cost allocation, and regulatory tracking processes;
  • Provides EH&S technical assistance and support as needed across the J&J locations within the Netherlands.



  • A University/Bachelor's degree or equivalent level of degree is required. Science, engineering or related EHS discipline/degree is preferred;
  • Dutch degree of ‘Hogere Veiligheidskunde’ or equivalent;
  •  A minimum of (10+ years) of progressive experience in EH&S management, with at least 4+ years managing EH&S programs at a Manufacturing facility;
  • Passionated about EHS&S and able to communicate that at all levels within the organisation
  • Strong leadership skills;
  • Able to connect to the business and able to understand the business needs;
  • Previously demonstrated supervisory/leadership experience;
  • Strong communicator who is credible and self-assured; 
  • Strong technical skills with the ability to explain complex issues and requirements in an easily understood manner; 
  • Ability to negotiate with and influence key business leaders;
  • Strong compliance orientated;
  • Ability to work in a matrix, team-oriented environment;
  • Highly developed interpersonal and cross-cultural skills;
  • Strong written and oral English communication skills;
  • High Energy, capability to Energize others, have an Edge and have high focus on Execution; 
  • Passion about the role, a positive “can do” attitude; 
  • Language Requirements: English, Dutch;
  • Travel Requirements:  10 % travel, depending on business needs.




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